Stereoscope photographs; Unknown maker; Unknown; CR1977.365


Stereoscope photographs

About this object

Black and white photographs on card for stereoscope viewing. Each card Two photos the same side by side.
a. 35 personal photographs on cream cards. 8 x Skippers Road; 2 x Deep Creek, Skippers Road; 3 x Shotover River, Skippers Road; 1 x Maori Point, Skippers Road; 2 x Diamond Lake; 1 x Remarkables after a storm; 3 x Skippers Bridge; 2 x One Mile Creek; 2 x Safe Cove, Lake Manapouri; 2 x Clinton Valley; 1 x Arthur Valley (bush scene); 1 x Bridge near Arrowtown; 1 x Lake Ada; Kawarau Rapids; Troko Valley; Mitre Peak; Horseshoe Falls; Sandfly Point; Lake Hayes.
b. 29 personal photos on light gray cards. Basin at Waimakariri near Paterson's Creek; Upper Bealey Flat, Winter; Entrance to the Otira Gorge; Arthur's Pass; Punch Bowel - West Coast Road; Track frm Batson's to the Glacier; Tutoko Valley - Milford Sound; Southern Land Road; Looking up the Rolleston Valley; Summit of Mt Hercules; Falls Hut-Milford Track; includes 16 unnamed.
c. 29 photographs on dark gray cards. Photographs have rounded corners at top. Photographs from Keystone View Company - 29 cards. 3 x Germany; 1 x Holland; 5 x England; 2 x Scotland; 6 x Italy; 3 x Switzerland; 1 x Egypt; 2 x Belgium; 1 x Irish Home; 1 x Bosnia; 1 x Manchuria; 2 x USA (all with detail about each print on the back)
d. 4 photographs on dark gray cards from The Porter Co including: Pink Terrace; Mt Stokes; Milford Sounds; Wai-o-tapu?
e. 6 photographs on cards of France on coloured card, orange and yellow.
f. 2 cards - Electric Dredge and other titled "Waiting for the Third"


Unknown maker

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Medium and Materials



L 177mm X H 90mm

Subject and Association Keywords


Subject and Association Keywords

Photographs, scenic

Credit Line

From the collection of the Cromwell Museum

Object Type

Mounted Photo

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